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Full Title

2000 Protocol on Preparedness, Response and Co-operation to Pollution Incidents by Hazardous and Noxious Substances

Short Title / Abbreviations

OPRC-HNS Protocol

CIL Subject Classification
Citations to Text [2007] ATS 41
Date of Adoption 15/03/2000
Place of Adoption London, United Kingdom
Secretariat / Relevant Authority

International Maritime Organization

Depository

Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization

Annexes

Annex: Reimbursement of costs of assistance

Entry Into Force Status In Force
Source

International Maritime Organization

Date of Entry into Force

14/06/2007

Entry into Force / Termination Provisions

Article 15: Entry into force

“(1) This Protocol shall enter into force twelve months after the date on which not less than fifteen States have either signed it without reservation as to ratification, acceptance or approval or have deposited the requisite instruments of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession in accordance with article 13.

(2) For States which have deposited an instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession in respect of this Protocol after the requirements for entry into force thereof have been met but prior to the date of entry into force, the ratification, acceptance, approval or accession shall take effect on the date of entry into force of this Protocol or three months after the date of deposit of the instrument, whichever is the later date.

(3) For States which have deposited an instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession after the date on which this Protocol entered into force, this

Protocol shall become effective three months after the date of deposit of the instrument.”

General Status 40 Parties (as of 09/01/2020)
Links to Current Status/Reservations IMO Status of Conventions
Status
ASEAN States
Brunei Darussalam
Cambodia
Indonesia
Lao PDR
Malaysia Accession 28/11/2013
Myanmar
Philippines
Singapore Accession 16/10/2003
Thailand
Viet Nam
Related Instruments
Related Instruments

1989 Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal

1990 International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-Operation

1996 International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea

2010 International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea

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